Why Choose American Winds

American Winds is an alternative to the "sunshine states" flight schools that only can promise a "one-weather" season with no clouds, high-time aircraft and marginal flight instruction. The following are just a few things that distinguish American Winds from other flight training facilities:

  • Part 141 flight school ~ meets rigorous training standards established by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  • International reputation as an established academic institution
  • Two-time award-winning company – New & Emerging Business and COSE
  • Aviation history-making – first Instrument-Rated deaf pilot
  • 12 courses approved by the FAA
  • Fast-track programs in all academic and flight courses
  • Small class size and individualized instruction vs. competing for time and attention among 100+ students
  • Quality aircraft maintained on-site, AATD flight training device and unlimited ground school
  • Training in all-season weather; you'll gain invaluable experience learning to fly in all conditions
  • No training delays - instructors and aircraft available year-round, seven days a week
  • Monthly progress reports of student's educational grades and experience
  • Hundreds of pilots trained and successfully completed courses and programs

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